Every year about this time the Canadian Geese, Snow Geese and Tundra Swans are on their great migration NORTH to Canada. There is a Wildlife Preserve called Middle Creek which is in northern Lancaster Co., PA. As many as 80,000 to 100,000 birds could be resting here and waiting favorable winds. They are a week …
30 second exposure, full moon on snow:
About 11:15am I noted to my wife our big Locust Tree had made it through the Ice Storm. About 11:45am I heard a big crack and crash. Spoke too soon. Before: After:
Woodpecker, Found at the back window feeder. And he was tapping out a morse code for more food.
When life serves you grapes, Stomp On Them.
The NSA Tree
Back Yard. Slightly dramatic
Nearby where we live is the Borough of New Freedom. Rural Pennsylvania is slowly emerging from the 19th Century in its way of governing. Very few counties have home rule, most of the counties are split into little fiefdoms as a holdover from the Penn Family. York County has around 70+ separately governed local municipalities …
There is Something in the Autumn September 23, 2011 by M. L. Rowland A Vagabond Song THERE is something in the autumn that is native to my blood— Touch of manner, hint of mood; And my heart is like a rhyme, With the yellow and the purple and the crimson keeping time. The scarlet of …
Mums in my garden. These came from my mother’s garden and we have had the perennial going for 40 to 50 years: